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Employment Insurance Act (S.C. 1996, c. 23)

Act current to 2020-01-16 and last amended on 2019-06-21. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Establishment of benefit period

 When an insured person who qualifies under section 7 or 7.1 makes an initial claim for benefits, a benefit period shall be established and, once it is established, benefits are payable to the person in accordance with this Part for each week of unemployment that falls in the benefit period.

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